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Health Coverage Sign-Up Deadline Extended 2 Weeks

Consumers who were unable to create an account or start their application because of technical problems have until midnight on April 15 to finish their applications.

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Southland Teen Wins Fight For Back-Up Cameras After Years-Long Campaign

Patrick Ivison, now 19, nearly died when he was walking with his mom behind a car that suddenly backed up, pinning him underneath.

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SoCal Homeowners Debate Value Of Earthquake Insurance After 5.1 Temblor

Insurance Information Network of California spokesperson Tully Lehman says often homeowners don’t opt in because premiums are pricey and don’t make long-term financial sense. Others aren’t taking the risk.

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Holmby Hills Mansion Sells For Record $102M

The price for the 50,000-square-foot home is the highest ever recorded in L.A. County. The buyer paid cash but has not been identified.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/31/2014

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LA County Launches Outreach To Educate Seniors About Financial Scams

An estimated one in five seniors has fallen victim to a financial scam, with only a fraction of such incidents ever reported to authorities, Los Angeles County prosecutors said Monday.

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High Volume, Long Wait At California’s Health Site

California’s health insurance exchange experienced a high volume of users, leading to a sluggish website and long wait times as consumers make their final enrollment dash to avoid a tax penalty.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/31/2014

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Powerball Ticket Worth Nearly $800K Sold In Lawndale

Someone who purchased a lottery ticket in Lawndale has won nearly $800,000 in the latest Powerball drawing.

03/30/2014

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Animal Mummies On Display At Bowers Museum In Orange County

We love our dogs and cats, but the ancient Egyptians REALLY loved their dogs and cats — not to mention their snakes, crocodiles and birds.

03/30/2014

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‘Noah’ Rises To Top Of Box Office With $44M Debut

After weathering a sea of controversy, “Noah” arrived in first place at the weekend box office.

03/30/2014

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Southern California’s Iconic Landmarks Go Dark For Earth Hour

Many popular landmarks, including Santa Monica’s world-famous Ferris wheel, went dark Saturday for Earth Hour.

03/29/2014

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Arrests Made In Statewide Sting Operation For Unlicensed Contractors

Authorities this week arrested more than 120 contractors for allegedly working without proper licenses during a statewide undercover sting operation.

03/28/2014

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Toyota Recalling 119,000 Avalons For Air Bag Issue

The company says circuits within the air bag control module can be damaged if they’re exposed to interference from other electrical components in the car.

03/27/2014

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Parents Warned About Soil Substitute That Looks Like Sprinkles

Two days after her kids ate the cupcakes, they were in extreme pain and they had non-stop vomiting.

03/26/2014

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Lead Testing Offered For Residents Living, Working Near Vernon Battery Recycling Plant

Los Angeles County Department of Public Health officials made the announcement on Wednesday in the wake of increased fears over reported arsenic and lead leaks from the Exide Technologies facility.

03/26/2014

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MasterCard Investigates Report Of DMV Breach

A spokesman from MasterCard says it is investigating reports of a potential breach at the California Department of Motor Vehicles.

03/22/2014

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2013 LA Auto Show

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2011 Motorcycle Show Comes To Long Beach

Progressive International Motorcycle Shows was in Long Beach from December 9-11, bringing together motorcycle enthusiasts and manufacturers who showed off their latest models and accessories.

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Shocking Cigarette Labels

Nine new warning labels that feature graphic images that convey the dangers of smoking will be required by the Food and Drug Administration to be on U.S. cigarette packs by 2012.

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5 Hot Summer Colors

Summertime means fun time for many of us, but it may leave some wondering what to wear. Here are five colors that can do no wrong in your summer-wardrobe lineup!

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Gaming Industry Unveils Latest At E3 Expo

The Electronic Entertainment Expo, which began Tuesday, is giving the gaming industry a chance to debut their latest inventions.

Rohan Marley, son of late reggae musician Bob Marley, displays a Marley Jammin' Roots Rock Speakerbag featuring an FM radio and a docking station for iPhones and iPods from House of Marley while wearing the company's Marley Destiny Trenchtown Rock headphones on press preview day at the 2011 International Consumer Electronics Show January 4, 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  The company says it emphasizes "Bob Marley's vision of one love, one world through eco-conscious products."  CES, the world's largest annual consumer technology tradeshow, runs from January 6-9 and is expected to feature 2,700 exhibitors showing off their latest products and services to about 126,000 attendees.(credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

CES 2011 Debuts

All the latest in electronic toys, er, gadgets debuted this week at the annual Consumer Electronics Show.

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